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BMus Major in Music Education

B.Mus., Major in Music Education

The Bachelor of Music, Major in Music Education curriculum leads to Kansas teacher licensure P-12 in music.

Major Requirements*

  • MUS 099 Performance Forum (every semester except student teaching) (0 hour)
  • MUS 112 Music Theory 1 (2 hours)
  • MUS 126 Class Piano 1 (1 hour)
  • MUS 127 Class Piano 2 (1 hour)
  • MUS 151 Small Ensemble (1 hour) (minimum 4 hours)
  • MUS 162 Aural Skills and Sight Singing 1 (1 hour)
  • MUS 211 Music Theory 2 (2 hours)
  • MUS 212 Music Theory 3 (2 hours)
  • MUS 215 Beginning Conducting (2 hours)
  • MUS 226 Class Piano 3 (1 hour)
  • MUS 227 Class Piano 4 (1 hour)
  • MUS 230 Private Lessons (.5-3 hours) (minimum 7 hours in primary area of study)
  • MUS 261 Aural Skills and Sight Singing 2 (1 hour)
  • MUS 262 Aural Skills and Sight Singing 3 (1 hour)
  • MUS 311 Music Theory 4 (2 hours)
  • MUS 313 Music History 1 (3 hours)
  • MUS 314 Music History 2 (3 hours)
  • MUS 315 Advanced Conducting (2 hours)
  • MUS 321 Orchestration (1 hour)
  • MUS 328 Vocal Diction 1 (1 hour)
  • MUS 329 Vocal Diction 2 (1 hour)
  • MUS 361 Aural Skills and Sight Singing 4 (1 hour)
  • MUS 492 Sight Singing Proficiency (enroll semester of anticipated completion of proficiency requirement) (0 hour)
  • MUS 493 Piano Proficiency (enroll semester of anticipated completion of proficiency requirement) If not completed with MUS 227, enroll in MUS 230M until complete. (0 hour)
  • MUS 494 Senior Recital/Project (enroll semester of anticipated completion of recital/project) (0 hour)

Enrollment (for credit) in at least one of the following large ensembles on declared major instrument each semester except when student teaching:

  • MUS 150 Concert Band
  • MUS 160 Orchestra
  • MUS 233 A Cappella Choir
  • MUS 234 Jazz Band

 A minimum of two hours in large ensembles with declared secondary instrument/voice is required to complete the degree.

  • MUED118 Beginning Voice (1 hour) or 210 Vocal Pedagogy (1 hour)
  • MUED215 Foundations in Music Education/Teaching (3 hours)
  • MUED216 String Techniques (1 hour)
  • MUED217 Woodwind Techniques (1 hour)
  • MUED218 Percussion Techniques (1 hour)
  • MUED219 Brass Techniques (1 hour)
  • MUED220 Technology for Music Education (2 hours)
  • MUED224 Psychology of Music Learning (3 hours)
  • MUED325 Marching Band Methods (2 hours) or MUS 328 Vocal Diction 1 (1 hour) and MUS 329 Vocal Diction 2 (1 hour)
  • MUED351 Elementary School Music Methods (3 hours)
  • MUED438C Middle School and High School General/Choral Methods (3 hours)
  • MUED438I Middle School and High School Instrumental Methods (3 hours)

 Cognate requirement

  • IART156 Introduction to World Music (3 hours)

Teacher Education Licensure Requirements

  • EDUC150 Introduction to Education (2 hours)
  • EDUC215 Foundations of Education (3 hours)
  • EDUC216 Diversity Field Experience (1 hour)
  • EDUC220 Educational Technology (3 hours)
  • EDUC322 Educational Psychology (3 hours)**
  • EDUC323 Introduction to Exceptionalities (3 hours)**
  • EDUC343 Home, School, and Community (3 hours)
  • EDUC344 Content Area Literacy (3 hours)
  • EDUC352 Principles of Effective Secondary Instruction (3 hours)
  • EDUC438 Teaching (subject) in the Secondary Schools (3 hours)
  • EDUC439 Secondary School Methods and Management (3 hours)**
  • EDUC440 Student Teaching Seminar (1 hour)**
  • EDUC449 Observation and Supervised Teaching in the Secondary School (4-12 hours)**

**Taken after formal admittance to the Teacher Education Program.

 Cognate requirement

  • MATH215 Introduction to Statistics and Probability (3 hours)
  • PSYC218 Child Psychology (3 hours)

*2018-2019 Academic Catalog

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